The Charger Chronicle

May 10-26

From the Principal's Desk!

Announcements

1. The next two weeks will be our STAAR testing window.

2. May 11th (Tuesday)- 3rd,4th,6th,7th & 8th Math paper administration

3. May 12th (Wednesday)-3rd,6th,7th & 8th Reading paper administration

4. May 13th (Thursday)-5th science, online and paper administration

5. May 14th (Friday)-5th Math online & 6th ELAR online administration & 3-8 make-up

6. All virtual students will have to test on campus, they can be dropped by 7:45 am and parents will be called for pick up once they are done.

May 3-26 Events!!


May 21-26: Spirit Week

May 21(Friday): Pajama day

May 21(Friday): Middle School Lock-In
May 24 (Monday): Regular uniform for all & Kinder, 5th & 8th formal for graduation/crossover!!
May 25 (Tuesday): Crazy outfit day! (Clothes, hair, hats, etc.)
May 26 ( Wednesday): PTAA t-shirt day and comfortable shorts for Field day!

May 26 ( Wednesday): Field Day, Early Release and Last day of school.

Thank you Parent's for making us feel very special the past week, during Teacher Appreciation!! With gratitude, Faculty & Staff!!

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Middle School LOCK-IN!!

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PTAA North Dallas Lock-In!

6:00 PM Friday check in and eat pizza at PTAA

Events: Adventure Landing: Putt-Putt, go kart, etc; group games & competitions in the gym at PTAA, Movie & popcorn in black box at PTAA, donuts for breakfast

Ends at 9:00 AM on Saturday

Remembering and being thankful to all our mothers!! Happy Mother's Day!! From PTAA N Dallas Faculty, Staff, Parents and Students!!

We appreciate all that you do!
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Elementary School

Ms. Nasr's 2nd Grade!!

Thank you so much for making Teacher Appreciation Week so special!


Reading-Readers response with independent reading

Math-Financial literacy, financial literacy test, 3rd grade intro

Science and Social Studies-Animal and Habitat Research


Helpful websites!

--Math and reading practice sites for home and school:

student.freckle.com ixl (portal.ptaaschool.org)

code HUNTON login through CLEVER with Gmail account

--Free book app for at home reading during spring break (and anytime you want):

www.getepic.com/student CLASS CODE: DRW3331

Get Epic offers 2 hours free per week outside of those hours as well! It's like Netflix for books up to 7th grade level! Outside of the free time offered they do try to ask for a paid subscription.

Scholastic book orders for any online orders. Use our class code WQPPY and Order Online at www.scholastic.com/bookclubs for end of year orders please choose ship to home!

Recipe of the Week

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The Chargers Pride PTO

Thank you to all PTAA North Dallas families that donated funds, items, hours, and sent appreciation messages to support Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week this past week!

If you haven't yet joined the PTO - please go to www.ptaanorthdallaspto.org to join and receive updates via email and Facebook. Membership dues are $10/adult and cover through Spring 2022. You can pay for your dues on the website using PayPal as well as Debit and Credit Cards without a PayPal account.


Check out the PTO Spring Calendar of Events here: www.ptaanorthdallaspto.org/Calendar

May 18: PTO General Membership Meeting

May 21-26: Spirit Week

May 21: Middle School Lock-in (Overnight event)

May 24: Graduation & Crossover ceremonies: Kindergarten (12pm), 5th grade (1pm), & 8th grade (2pm)

May 26: Field Day (9am-noon)


Additional information about the Lock-in, Field Day, and Graduation/Crossover ceremonies will be sent soon.


Pre-order your lunch now for Field Day for students and/or adults. Lunch orders are due in advance by May 10th and can be purchased on the PTO website: https://www.ptaanorthdallaspto.org/form/m/140731. If you have a small business and would like to sponsor a booth during Field Day, please email ChargersPridePTO@gmail.com.


Please note the revised Spirit Week calendar:


May 21 (Friday): Pajama day
May 24 (Monday): Formal dress day for Kinder, 5th, 8th. Regular uniforms for all other grades

May 25 (Tuesday): Crazy outfit day! (Clothes, hair, hats, etc.)
May 26 (Wednesday): PTAA t-shirt day and comfortable shorts for Field day!


Questions? Comments? Email ChargersPridePTO@gmail.com

Field Day on May 26th (the final day of school) from 9am-noon.


Key Details:

What is a Field Day? A morning of fun activities for the kids and families of PTAA North Dallas! We will share activity station details closer to the event.

Location: PTAA North Dallas Parking lot (Adhering to all COVID-19 Safety Requirements)

Date/Time: May 26th 9am-12pm

Detailed Schedule:

7:30-7:50: Parents will drop the students off at school per the usual schedule

8:00: Parent Volunteers: Please arrive at 8 AM to begin set-up.

7:50-9:00: Students will be in class until Field Day begins at 9 AM

9:00-11:30: Field Day Festivities

11:30-12:00: PTAA North Dallas families will work together with Teachers/Staff to clean up, so that we leave our beautiful school as we found it!

12:00: Parents can pick-up students

Important details now:

We are seeking Business sponsors: Are you interested in sponsoring Field Day as a small business? We provide the option to sponsor a station and market your business. Please contact ChargersPridePTO@gmail.com if you're interested in this.

Pre-order lunch for Parents and Kids: While we cannot sell lunch on-site, you have the option to pre-order lunch for parents and children! Each $5 lunch order includes a sandwich (options listed below), plus chips, a cookie, and bottled water. Please order by May 10th here (link will expire May 10th midnight).

Sign-up genius coming soon: A sign-up genius will go out in about week, to request help for donated items and station volunteers